Who are the panelists ?
|Olena Hankivsky (Professor) B.A. (Toronto), M.A. PhD (Western Ontario) specializes in public policy and political theory and has a particular interest in gender, intersectionality, and social and health policy.|
Director, Institute for Intersectionality Research and Policy at Simon Fraser University
Olena Hankivsky is the Founder and Director of the Institute for Intersectionality Research and Policy at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. She has held visiting professor positions at both Columbia University and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Most recently (2015), she established the first public health school in Ukraine – The Lviv School of Public Health, and has been appointed its first Director. Her research interests are focused on social and health policy. She is an internationally recognized expert in gender mainstreaming and intersectionality-based analysis.